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Table 5 Multivariate logistic regression models of correlates of active travel

From: Personal and environmental correlates of active travel and physical activity in a deprived urban population

  Model including personal correlates Model including personal and environmental correlates
Variable OR (95% CI) P OR (95% CI) P
Age 0.98 (0.97, 0.99) <0.001 0.98 (0.97, 0.99) 0.001
Housing tenure (reference: social renter)     
Owner-occupier 1.79 (1.19, 2.69) 0.005 1.70 (1.13, 2.58) 0.012
Other 1.64 (0.83, 3.24) 0.159 1.62 (0.81, 3.23) 0.17
Distance to place of work or study (reference: four miles or more)     
Less than four miles 1.76 (1.16, 2.68) 0.008 1.81 (1.18, 2.76) 0.006
Not applicable* 2.12 (1.27, 3.54) 0.004 2.15 (1.28, 3.61) 0.004
Access to bicycle (reference: no)     
Yes 1.59 (1.07, 2.35) 0.021 1.57 (1.06, 2.33) 0.025
Composite variable (reference: access to car and difficulty walking)     
Car, no difficulty 4.21 (1.43, 12,43) 0.009 3.77 (1.27, 11.23) 0.017
No car, difficulty 4.65 (1.48, 14.54) 0.008 4.42 (1.40, 13.92) 0.011
No car, no difficulty 14.06 (4.84, 40.80) <0.001 12.88 (4.41, 37.67) <0.001
Individual items in neighbourhood scale     
Proximity to shops    1.20 (1.02, 1.41) 0.031
Road safety for cyclists    0.83 (0.70, 0.98) 0.024
Day of travel diary (reference: weekend)     
Weekday 1.96 (1.32, 3.00) 0.001 1.91 (1.26, 2.89) 0.002
  1. n = 831. * Does not work or study or usually works at home or from home. OR: Exponent of estimated regression coefficient, i.e. estimated odds ratio. 95% CI: 95% confidence interval for estimated odds ratio.